July 5, 2022 Subject:
Landscape with giants
This collection of articles in homage to the legendary Sanskritist Sylvain Lévi not only is full of interesting items, but gives a striking view of the vitality and richness of the French school of oriental and anthropological studies at the time. Names such as Mauss, Ernout, Vendryes, Meillet, leap at the informed reader. Though more than a century old, it still keeps many items of constant interest.